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Wednesday

May

26

5:36 pm

Rock 'n' Roll radio

May 26, 2010 5:36 pm • Tom Roe

Ryder Cooley created this poster for the Rock 'n' Roll Benefit Show for WGXC Community Radio at Club Helsinki June 19:

Wednesday

May

26

2:13 pm

Greene gains, Columbia barely loses population

May 26, 2010 2:13 pm • Tom Roe

Marist College's Bureau of Economic Research just released an "Economic Report of the Hudson Valley." Some interesting facts: "During the two-year period ending in 2008, total migration into and out o...

Wednesday

May

26

1:48 pm

Incident Report: Anthony Graves

May 26, 2010 1:48 pm • Tom Roe

Little Assemblies May 17 - June 21, 2010 at Incident Report, an experimental viewing station for visual projects, 348 Warren St., Hudson. Anthony Graves, an artist and writer based in Ithaca and Broo...

Tuesday

May

25

5:21 pm

Schumer may become majority leader

May 25, 2010 5:21 pm • Tom Roe

Jason Horowitz in The Washington Post says there is a chance New York Senator Chuck Schumer will be the Senate's next majority leader:Now, with confidant Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (Nev.) hangi...

Tuesday

May

25

2:48 pm

Cuomo's plan for New York

May 25, 2010 2:48 pm • Tom Roe

Roatti at The Albany Project dissects Andrew Cuomo's 250-page policy details he just released in his quest to become the next governor of New York. A few of his thoughts:* There is a lot of great stuf...

Monday

May

24

9:14 pm

Molinaro hosts town meeting in Ghent Thursday

May 24, 2010 9:14 pm • Tom Roe

New York State Assemblyman Marc Molinaro, who represents Columbia County (R,C,I-Red Hook), will host a town hall meeting in Ghent on Thursday, May 27 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the White Stone Café, 233...

Monday

May

24

1:30 pm

Film looking for horse farm location

May 24, 2010 1:30 pm • Tom Roe

Th Hudson Valley Film Commission says a feature film looking to shoot this summer in the Hudson Valley region seeks a horse farm, "with a masculine/rustic looking home, a barn, stables/paddocks and sm...

Sunday

May

23

9:25 pm

Columbia County Dems back Schneiderman for AG

May 23, 2010 9:25 pm • Tom Roe

Columbia County Democrats Friday endorsed Eric Schneiderman for Attorney General. Schneiderman is largely backed by upstate Dems, while NYC-area Dems (and Greene County Democrats) support Kathleen Ric...

Sunday

May

23

9:03 pm

GhostWALK Hudson Ghost Story Writing Contest

May 23, 2010 9:03 pm • Tom Roe

GhostWALK Hudson Ghost Story Writing Contest for youth ages 11-18, due June 1. Winning tales published in August in Register-Star and Chatham Courier newspapers, and performed live by teen actors from...

Sunday

May

23

12:18 pm

Greene County's new news

May 23, 2010 12:18 pm • Tom Roe

The Greenville Mountain View Pioneer debuted this week, and the Greene County Local Courier morphed into the Greene County News, after its recent purchase by Hudson-Catskill Newspaper Corp, and it is...

Saturday

May

22

7:25 pm

Changes in dairy safety net expected

May 22, 2010 7:25 pm • Tom Roe

Marc Heller in the Watertown Daily Times reports:In the next few years, dairy farmers are likely to see big changes in the safety net that protects them from crashing milk prices — including a first-e...

Saturday

May

22

1:26 am

Listen to the frog sound walk

May 22, 2010 1:26 am • Tom Roe

[caption id="attachment_1504" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Liz LoGiudice led an "Amphibian Adventure" frog walk from the Agroforestry Center to the Siuslaw Model Forest during a WGXC fundra...

Friday

May

21

3:34 pm

Audio from Upstate Artist Guild noise show

May 21, 2010 3:34 pm • Tom Roe

WGXC volunteer Sam Sebren recorded performances from the Upstate Artist Guild show Wed. May 19, 2010 organized by Leah Rico and Alex Young: [caption id="attachment_1488" align="alignleft" width="150"...

Friday

May

21

2:43 pm

Seeing Catskill school election

May 21, 2010 2:43 pm • Tom Roe

Seeing Greene blog breaks down the Catskill school elections:That result attests to influence exerted by local teachers. The victorious newcomers were endorsed by the Catskill Teachers Association (al...

Thursday

May

20

6:51 pm

Prometheus Radio Project to host Radio Barnraising with WGXC

May 20, 2010 6:51 pm • Tom Roe

Prometheus Radio Project teams with WGXC to hold our 12th community radio barnraising later this year! Radio barnraisings are weekend-long radio-building and movement-building events. Individuals from...

Thursday

May

20

1:01 pm

Fifth Annual Hudson Valley Songfest and Music Expo

May 20, 2010 1:01 pm • Tom Roe

Aspiring songwriters mix with music business pros in educational workshops, panel discussions, and song critiques. Event culminates in special evening concert featuring Ellis Paul, this Saturday, May...

Wednesday

May

19

8:58 pm

Molinaro hosts town meeting in Millerton Saturday

May 19, 2010 8:58 pm • Tom Roe

Assemblyman Marc Molinaro (R,C,I-Red Hook, representing much of Columbia County) will host a town hall meeting with local residents on Saturday, May 29 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Simmons Way Village...

Wednesday

May

19

3:02 pm

Saland talks on floor fourth most of all Senators

May 19, 2010 3:02 pm • Tom Roe

New York State Senator Steve Saland, R-Poughkeepsie who represents Columbia County, spoke the fourth most on the senate floor according to transcripts of floor proceedings that are now posted online a...

Tuesday

May

18

11:59 pm

School election results

May 18, 2010 11:59 pm • Tom Roe

Cairo-Durham school election results: School Budget Passed 551-527; Library Appropriation Failed 477-581; Biomass heating system Failed 433-625. Board Member results: Greg Koerner-Fox - 584; Thomas Pl...

Tuesday

May

18

1:39 pm

Murphy ranks 370th in bringing home pork

May 18, 2010 1:39 pm • Tom Roe

U.S. Rep. Scott Murphy, the Democrat from Glens Falls who represents Columbia and Greene counties, ranked 370 of 435 with $6.09 million federal pork-barrel funds for local projects, according to the C...